Harriet Tubman's known and lesser known accomplishments.
While fewer farming family can be found today than many years ago, they still remain an important concept for any genealogist to understand.
Was Jane Addams a social worker? Donald Breiland explores in a piece that delves into the definitions of social work today and yesterday.
A look at early natural history collection methods.
The Influenza Epidemic of 1918 was a global catastrophe that is estimated to have killed between 40 and 50 million people.
Early work from historian Elizabeth A. Fenn.
This is the first in a series of columns by Genealogy Roadshow host Josh Taylor about doing genealogical research on JSTOR.
Privies were the standard urban and rural toilet right into the 20th century in the U.S.
The origins of Women's History Month.
While women's prisons historically emphasized the virtues of traditional femininity, the conditions of these prisons were abominable.